Welcome to UFCW Local 1776's website. Our goal is for the site to be useful to all of our members, and to make it the online place to share information and interact with everyone committed to building a better life for working men and women. Please register on the site to get updates from the Local. Send us your suggestions by visiting the "Contact Us" tab or emailing here -- In Solidarity, Wendell W. Young, IV, President, UFCW Local 1776
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Governor Corbett's reckless scheme to privatize PA's Wine and Spirits Stores does not reflect what Pennsylvania voters expect state government to accomplish this legislative session.
In 2009 Yuengling Brewing busted its employees union. Now it seems as though that wasn’t enough.
On August 26, 2013 Yuengling Brewery owner Dick Yuengling Jr spoke in Harrisburg at the Pennsylvania Press Club about his desire to see so-called “right-to-work” policies implemented in Pennsylvania.
Local 1776 played a significant role at the United Food and Commercial Workers 7th Regular Convention as representatives from hundreds of locals all across the U.S. and Canada gathered in Chicago, IL.
Leading the Local: Both in and out of delegation proceedings, Local 1776 President Wendell W. Young, IV was a strong voice on a range of issues.
Ten current or recently fired Walmart workers were arrested in Washington, DC in late August for peaceful civil disobedience near Walmart's downtown office. This action comes after the company fired or disciplined more than 70 workers for going on strike.